What makes Smoke Ring blends special?
1. The wood is partially debarked, meaning less ash production and less cleanup!
2. Less bark also means less possibility for a "bitter-smoke" profile.
3. Smaller diameter, meaning less auger jams and a hotter, cleaner burn with the added surface area.
They use upper Michigan sugar Maple and orchard Cherry in their (MHC) Maple-Hickory-Cherry blend. Their orchard Cherry is used in (OHC) Oak-Hickory-Cherry and their (MBC) Sugar Maple-Beech-Orchard Cherry This is the best of all worlds in blends. Dark sweet Cherry from upper Michigan Cherry orchards! Doesn't get any better than this!
Some manufacturers will use a neutral wood, such as Alder and Oak, to create a low cost ‘blended’ pellet. At the same time these competitors can offer a ‘premium’ fee for those wanting to purchase pure pellets. All of the wood used in Smoke Ring BBQ Grilling Pellets is locally sourced in cooperation with foresters committed to the sustainability of our natural resources.